Beatrice Asprey

Ian Madigan

Argentina 17-23 Ireland: The Verdict

The positives  Ireland’s set piece dominated that of Argentina, a side who are renowned for being tough up front. The second Test’s stats show that Ireland won 11 of their…

Fergus McFadden

Argentina v Ireland: Schmidt reinstates the cavalry

JOE SCHMIDT has reinforced his team with Leinster’s RaboDirect Pro12 winners for Ireland’s second Test against Argentina on Saturday. Schmidt had always intended to give all of the 29 players…

Argentina v Ireland

Argentina 17-29 Ireland: The Verdict

Ireland won in Argentina for the first time Ireland made eight changes to the team that won the Six Nations in Paris earlier this season, yet they won their first…

Darren Cave

Ireland v Argentina: Schmidt backs inexperience

IRELAND have never won a Test match in Argentina, but that hasn’t stopped Joe Schmidt from resting many of Leinster’s RaboDirect Pro12 finalists and selecting an inexperienced side to face…

Stephen Ferris

Ireland trio pay tribute to Stephen Ferris

THOUGH Stephen Ferris’s retirement felt like it was inevitable, due to the length of time he’d been kept on the sidelines by injuries in recent years, it was still a…

The worst rugby kicks ever

The worst rugby kicks ever

IT’S A comfort to know that even the professionals can get it wrong sometimes! Here are some of rugby’s most poorly executed and embarrassing kicks. Just think, when we get…

London Irish

A new era at London Irish

WHEN London Irish said farewell to their training ground, the Avenue, a few weeks ago, it signalled the transition into a new era. It was a nostalgic day for some…

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Don’t miss this weekend’s league finals!

ARE YOU ready for the hottest weekend of the league season? Have you got your tickets, or failing that, the beers on chill in your living room? Don’t miss a…

Honey Badger turns teacher

Honey Badger turns teacher

EVER WONDERED what on earth the Honey Badger, Nick Cummins, is on about?! So have we, but to help us out, Cummins himself has kindly agreed to give us this…

Munster fans get a surprise

Munster fans get a surprise

WHAT WOULD you do if you were faced with Paul O’Connell, Keith Earls and Conor Murray in a job interview? These Munster fans knew they were going to be interviewed…